yes, sir. well, mr. devers, i recon we just about made a deal. you can tell your boss he won't be sorry. the circle k's a fine property. i sure would like to know who you're acting as agent for. well, you see, mr. devers, my boss wants his name kept out of the deal. of course, if you aren't satisfied doing business through his agent... now don't get me wrong, grandpa. i don't care what his name is, just so his money's good. well, i recon that's about all. yep. guess i better be going now. oh, say i plum near forgot. mr. kittredge, hasn't said it's a deal yet. you don't have to worry about him. he'll find the deal satisfactory. how do i know he will? he hasn't even heard 'em. nope. can't go back to my boss and tell him this deal is settled, until mr. kittredge himself has said so. okay, grandpa, i'll see if i can get him. he hasn't been feeling so good lately. he had an accident, bruised himself up considerable. oh, i see.